Electroconvulsive therapy and Epilepsy
Dochead in Epilepsy Action 3 years ago
Hello there. I'm new to this place and it has already been very re-assuring and helpful. This is more of a vain introduction but just wanted...
ECT (Electroconvulsive Therapy) Anyone?
planetjanet in Mental Health Support 5 months agoPOPULAR
16 years of Depression & Anxiety, Panic Attacks & even more ..
Counselling, Medications, & Therapies aren't enough to make a cure
ECT electroconvulsive therapy... used to be called electro shock therapy
etterus in Parkinson's Movement 6 years ago
I have been back to my Psychiatrist and reported no improvement in depression/anxiety with Emsam patch-selegiline. This is after numerous a...
Electroconvulsive therapy mostly used on women and older people, says study
helvella in Thyroid UK 2 months agoPOPULAR
The thought of ECT has always horrified me. I would be scared beyond belief. (Having had a few mains voltage shocks in my life was bad enoug...
MGP201 in Parkinson's Movement 2 months ago
Has anyone been treated with Electroconvulsive Therapy for refractory depression?
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chronic bells at 40
tins in Facial Palsy UK a year ago
hi im tins from the Philippines
i had bells since 3 y.o. now im 40 and no improvemet at all. i only had physical therapy treatment only 3 yea...
ECT 7th treatment
Zoeygirl in Mental Health Support 2 years ago
So the medications weren't working well so I agreed to try ECT. I barely sleep after a treatment and am feeling very anxious....we'll have...
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Kirstielou09 in Action on Postpartum Psychosis 2 years ago
What's ect ?
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StayinAlive in Above & Beyond a year ago
Hi all, I'm new.
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Is Electroshock Therapy “ECT” an Effective Treatment?
JenniferM in Action on Postpartum Psychosis 5 years agoPOPULAR
Is Electroshock Therapy or Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) an effective treatment? There seems to be some debate about the effectiveness of...
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